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Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Breakfast
Continental Breakfast
 
Registration Area
9:30 AM - 10:20 AM: Breakout #1
Transparent and Optimal Pricing Strategies
Presenters:
Brian Workinger, Craneware
 
Studio #1
Transformation is On: How will Blockchain Technology help shape the future of Healthcare?
Presenters:
Tom Walsh, PNC Healthcare
 
Studio #2
Using Data Analytics to Maximize Gainsharing Opportunities
Presenters:
Jo Surpin, Applied Medical Software
 
Studio #3
Making The Most Out of Revenue Cycle KPIs
Presenters:
Maria Facciponti
 
Studio #4
Setting Your BPCI Advanced Strategy: Understanding the Key Drivers of Success
Presenters:
Amanda Brown, Veralon
 
Boardroom #1
10:20 AM - 10:25 AM: Transition
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10:25 AM - 11:15 AM: Breakout #2
Non-Traditional Revenue Capture Panel
Presenters:
Lauren Beard, Triage Consulting Group
Angela Horn, DCM Services & Forte, LLC
Stefanie Jackman, Ballard Spahr LLP
Joe Scargle (Moderator), RWJBarnabas Health
 
Studio #1
A systematic way to improve your Medicare Quality Measures by using data analytics.
Presenters:
Sam Donio, CBIZ KA Consulting Services
Brian Herdman, CBIZ KA Consulting Services
 
Studio #2
Improving Maternity Care in NJ - An Multi-Stakeholder Response
Presenters:
Michelle Merchant, Horizon BCBSNJ
Kate Shamszad, NJ Healthcare Quality Institute
 
Studio #3
Fast and the Furious 2.0: Revenue Cycle of the Future
Presenters:
Brad Cross, EnableComp
Greg Snow, University of Chicago Medicine
 
Studio #4
It's Not Just IT: Why Cybersecurity and Risk Management Needs a Multi-Disciplinary Approach
Presenters:
Gerry Blass, ComplyAssistant
Robert Babin, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System
 
Boardroom #1
11:15 AM - 11:20 AM: Transtion
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11:20 AM - 12:10 PM: Breakout #3
How Healthcare Providers Can Win in the New Age of Pricing Transparency
Presenters:
Tara Bogart, PMMC
Greg Kay, PMMC
 
Studio #1
Using Data to Create a Healthier New Jersey
Presenters:
Sean Hopkins, New Jersey Hospital Association
Stacey Medeiros, New Jersey Hospital Association
 
Studio #2
Unravel Payer Compliance To Win The Ultimate Audit and Recoupment Game
Presenters:
Karlene Dittrich, MedRevenue Solutions, LLC
 
Studio #3
The advantages of aligning Case Management with Revenue Cycle
Presenters:
Mary Devine, BESLER
Meliza Weiner, BESLER
 
Studio #4
Tracking Savings and Getting Results in a Comprehensive Savings Program
Presenters:
Meaghan Lutts, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
John Baker, Strata Decision Technology
 
Boardroom #1
12:10 PM - 1:15 PM: Lunch
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Vendor Hall
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM: Welcome
Presenters:
Michael Mckeever, President, NJ HFMA
Anthony Panico, Chair, NJ HFMA Institute Committee
 
Ballroom
1:30 PM - 2:20 PM: General #1
Healthcare Reform 101: How Did We Get Here and What Are Our Options?
Presenters:
John Dalton, Senior Advisor Emeritus, Besler Consulting
 
Ballroom
2:20 PM - 3:10 PM: General #2
How Transforming Culture Impacts the Bottom Line
Presenters:
Deborah Visconi, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center
Barbara Piascik, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center
 
Ballroom
3:10 PM - 3:40 PM: Break with Sponsors
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Vendor Hall
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM: General #3
NJ Sharing Network Presentation
Presenters:
Amanda Tibok, NJ Sharing Network
 
Ballroom
4:30 PM - 4:40 PM: Transition
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4:40 PM - 5:30 PM: Breakout #4
Telepsych and Telehealth : A compliance perspective on program success
Presenters:
Anthony Caroleo, Rutgers, The State University of NJ
David Chin, Rutgers Health- University Behavioral Health Care
 
Studio #1
A & A Update
Presenters:
Michael Serluco, Withum
Kimberly Maffei, Withum
 
Studio #2
Creating Provider Solutions for Employers That Drive Down Medical Expense and Generate Incremental Volume For A Healthcare System
Presenters:
Kevin Joyce, Atlantic Health System
Catherine McCarthy, Atlantic Health System
 
Studio #3
The Path to better health with an Increased Resident Cap
Presenters:
Scott Besler, Atlanticare Regional Medical Center
Joseph Glazer, Joseph D. Glazer Law
 
Studio #4
Revenue Integrity: Preparing for Today's Challenges
Presenters:
, Navigant
 
Boardroom #1
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM: Charity Networking Event
Benefiting NJ Sharing Network
 
Vendor Hall
Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM: Breakfast
Breakfast with Vendors
 
Vendor Hall
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM: Awards
Annual NJ HFMA Chapter Awards
 
Ballroom
9:00 AM - 10:40 AM: General #4
Revenue Cycle Impacts of Disruption
Presenters:
Day Egusquiza, AR Systems
 
Ballroom
10:40 AM - 10:55 AM: Break with Sponsors
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Vendor Hall
10:55 AM - 11:00 AM: .
Drawing for Roku TV
Presenters:
John Dalton
 
Ballroom
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: General #6 (Keynote)
Universal Healthcare for America - A Practical Approach to Affordable Quality Care
Presenters:
Edward Eichhorn, Medilink Consulting Group, LLC
 
Ballroom
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM: Lunch
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Vendor Hall
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch & Learn
The Hidden Costs and Waste in the Pharmacy
Presenters:
Michael Ferris, Diverse Healthcare Solutions
 
Studio #1
HFMA Certification programs - What is in your Membership!!
Presenters:
Rachelle Fletcher
 
Studio #2
1:15 PM - 2:05 PM: Breakout #5
Hot Topics in Billing Compliance
Presenters:
Robert Bacon, Penn Medicine
 
Studio #1
Healthcare Industry Tax Update 2019
Presenters:
Scott Mariani, WithumSmith+Brown, PC
Hayley Shulman, WithumSmith+Brown, PC
 
Studio #2
Managed Care Contract Modernization
Presenters:
Michael Duke, Baker Tilly
Keith Needham, Baker Tilly
 
Studio #3
Clinical denial prevention: a collaborative approach leveraging physician advisor, utilization and revenue cycle leader expertise
Presenters:
Ronald Hirsch, R1 RCM Inc.
 
Studio #4
Worksheet S-10 Is Here to Stay: A Look at MAC S-10 Audits
Presenters:
Kyle Pennington, Southwest Consulting Associates
Jeff Norman, Southwest Consulting Associates
 
Boardroom #1
2:05 PM - 2:35 PM: Break with Sponsors
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Vendor Hall
2:35 PM - 3:25 PM: Breakout #6
Create the Village: The Compliance/Revenue Cycle/Quality Partnership
Presenters:
Barbara Piascik, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center
Angela Melillo, Cooper University Health Care
 
Studio #1
Evaluating Your Compliance Program for Best Practice
Presenters:
Bret Bissey, Gateway Health
 
Studio #2
Top 7 Methods to Improve the Financials of Your Physician Enterprise: Optimizing Performance and Strategic Value
Presenters:
Robert Hill, Veralon
 
Studio #3
Making Your "Pre-Registration" Sizzle
Presenters:
Kas Garnes, Thomas Jefferson (Jefferson Health)
Mindy Kilroy, Revint Solutions
 
Studio #4
The last bastions of Medicare Cost Reimbursement - Organs & NAHE
Presenters:
Michael Rossi, Penn Medicine
Adam Flade, Lourdes Health System
 
Boardroom #1
3:25 PM - 3:35 PM: Transition
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3:35 PM - 4:50 PM: General #7 (Panel)
Value Based Care Discusson
Presenters:
Tracy Davison-DiCanto, Surgical Care Affiliates
Patricia Richards, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System
Kevin Joyce, Atlantic Health
Shital Patel, MD, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Kim Scaccia, (Moderator), Baker Tilly
 
Ballroom
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: President's Reception
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Borgata Beer Garden
10:00 PM - 1:00 AM: Late Night Networking Event
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Premier Nightclub
Friday, October 4th, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Breakfast
Breakfast with Vendors
 
Vendor Hall
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM: General #8
Price Transparency - An Alternative for Medicare
Presenters:
Kevin Brennan, SunStone Consulting
 
Ballroom
9:50 AM - 10:00 AM: Break
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Ballroom
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM: General #9
Lessons From An $8.5 Million Fraud
Presenters:
Nathan Mueller, Integrative Ethics
 
Ballroom
10:50 AM - 12:05 PM: General #10 (Panel)
CFO Panel
Presenters:
Charmaine Rochester, Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital
Garrick Stoldt, Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Gail Kosyla, RWJ Barnabas Health - Central Region
Stella Visaggio, Atlantic Health - Overlook Medical Center
Michael George, (Moderator) PwC
 
Ballroom